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C-Reactive Protein High Sensitivity (hsCRP), Serum

Test ID: CRPHS
Orderable by Ontario ND

Test

Method

Immunoturbidimetry

Report Includes

C-Reactive Protein High Sensitivity (hsCRP)

Specimens

Serum

Clinical Utility

This high sensitivity assay may be used to evaluate cardiac risk

Test Location

ON, CA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Specimen

Specimens

Serum

Sample Volume

1 mL

Additional Information

This assay has a detection limit of 0.18 mg/L.

Stability

Refrigerated 7 days
Frozen 6 months

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Performance / Interpretation

Method

Immunoturbidimetry

Turnaround Time

2 days

Results

Name Units Reference Range Conversion Factor
C-Reactive Protein (hsCRP) mg/L
  • Cardiovascular Risk Assessment:
  • Low Risk: Less than 1
  • Average Risk: 1 - 3
  • High Risk: Greater than 3
  • Over 10 mg/L is consistent with acute phase response to inflammation.
mg/dL x 10.0

Test Location

ON, CA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Interface / Setup

HL7 Interface Codes

Order Code Result Codes Units
CRPHS 8139hs-CRP mg/L

Test Version

30-Sep-2019